The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Falkland Islands and Okinawa Prefecture.
|Falkland Islands||Okinawa Prefecture|
|Plug Types||G||A, B, I|
|Frequency of electrical current||50Hz||60Hz|
Falkland Islands uses Plug Type G.
In Okinawa Prefecture there's more than one socket type in use. You may require more than one adaptor.
The voltages found in Falkland Islands and Okinawa Prefecture are significantly different.
Some appliances are compatible with multiple voltages. To find out if your appliance is one of them, check the appliance label and/or instruction booklet.
Is your appliance compatible with the voltage used in Okinawa Prefecture (100V)?
If your appliance is not compatible with multiple voltages, you will need a transformer to adjust the voltage input when using your appliance in Okinawa Prefecture.
The frequency of electrical current found in Falkland Islands (50Hz) differs to that found in Okinawa Prefecture (60Hz).
Most equipment is not affected by differences in frequencies. Some exceptions are: